guideway

[ gahyd-wey ]
/ ˈgaɪdˌweɪ /

noun

a structure, usually made of concrete, that is used to support and guide trains or individual vehicles that ride over it.

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Origin of guideway

1875–80, for an earlier sense; guide + way1
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